Recent Northern Michigan Outdoors Articles

2023 Fall Color Map: Peak Fall Color in Northern Michigan

From Ludington and Cadillac to Traverse City, Charlevoix, Petoskey and the Upper Peninsula, here’s our week-by-week look at fall foliage across the...

Jeepers Creepers: Head to St. Ignace for Autumn Leaf Peeping and Jeep Creeping

PAID CONTENT St. Ignace is set to host its annual Strait U.P. Jeep Creep, a fall-themed trail riding event (exclusively for Jeeps!) at the end of...

The Unapologetically Tempting Game of Pickleball

Pickleball is the nation’s fastest-growing sport, and your neighbors won’t shut up about it. Here’s why, plus where to play pickleball in Northern...

Cadillac is a Biking Paradise Thanks to the White Pine Trail

From riverside picnics to fall bike tours, the 92-mile White Pine Trail, which connects Grand Rapids to Cadillac, offers divine scenery. This...

15 Northern Michigan Events to Put on Your List This September

September marks the inevitable end of summer in Northern Michigan, but we're keeping the party going with beer festivals, wine tours and more local...


Outdoor Adventures Up North

Your Guide to Ludington State Park

Explore Leelanau Peninsula by Kayak!

Visit Maple Bay Natural Area Year-Round

Where to find Spring Wildflowers Across Northern Michigan

3 Waterfalls to Explore in the Upper Peninsula

Scenic Cycling Trip Through Ludington

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Northern Michigan Camping & Fishing

Coastal Camping on Lake Michigan & Beyond

Epic Muskie Fishing in the Upper Peninsula

Northern Michigan Biking and Hiking

Mountain Biking on Traverse City Trails

Epic One-Day Hike in Jordan Valley Pathway

Northern Michigan Beaches & Paddling

Traverse City Beaches...Find Your Spot!

Nature & Preservation

The Roots of David Milarch, Archangel Ancient Tree Saver

Northern Michigan Golf, Sports & Races

Top Ten Most Interesting Golf Holes

The Unforgettable 30th Iceman Cometh

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Getting to Northern Michigan